Re: [Videolib] Copies and PPR - a lost cause?

Jessica Rosner (
Fri, 28 Apr 2006 17:31:53 -0500

Almost surely a lost cause
Would clearly require tracking rights holder in Egypt agreeing to terms
And getting ta titles copy. Life is too short. Tell the instructor
He/She can track it down

On 4/28/06 2:22 PM, "Mary Lou Neighbour" <> wrote:

> An instructor wants our International Film Festival committee to consider two
> Egyptian films which involved Nobel lauriate, Naguib Mahfouz. Both are 1967
> films. The first is "El Saman Wal Karif" (Dir. Houssam El-Din Mustafa) and the
> second is "Kasr El Shawk" (Dir. Hassan Al Imam). Both films are listed on
> IMDB, but I find nothing in OCLC Worldcat, Kino, New Yorker, Swank, Arab Film
> Distribution, Facets, Alibris, Amazon, or BTE.
> I despair of finding copies, let alone tracking down the rights to show them.
> Does the collective wisdom have any ideas?
> Thanks for any help you can give!!
> Mary Lou Neighbour
> AV Librarian
> Montgomery County Community College
> Blue Bell, PA 19422
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